Clay County, Fl. - One of the teens accused of torturing a tortoise in Clay County is facing a new charge.
The Clay County Sheriff’s Office said Jennifer Greene and a boy under the age of 16 engaged in sexual acts while playing hide-and-seek.
Clay County deputies said Greene, who is currently 18 years old, was 17 when the event happened.
The State Attorney's Office says Greene will be tried as an adult for Lewd and Lascivious Battery on a child 12 years old or older, but younger than 16.
According to a report from the CCSO, the boy asked to see Greene’s breasts while playing hide-and-seek in June. Greene complied then the two engaged in various sexual acts.
The incident happened before Greene and another girl were allegedly caught on video squirting lighter fluid on a tortoise and stomping it to death, according to the CCSO.
Deputies said Greene was 18 when the incident happened. She faces a Cruelty to Animals charge for the alleged tortoise torture.
A judge is scheduled to review the animal cruelty case at the end of August.